Sports

AU basketball star shoots for dreams on and off court

By Rakiyah Lenon · 09 Feb 2024 · Comments Off on AU basketball star shoots for dreams on and off court

Kennedi Manning scored her career 1,000th point in February 2023 and keeps the Lady Jags in the race for the Peach Belt title.

In pictures: Silver Bluff girls remain undefeated in region after topping Strom Thurmond Feb. 6

By Mike Adams · 06 Feb 2024 · Comments Off on In pictures: Silver Bluff girls remain undefeated in region after topping Strom Thurmond Feb. 6

Silver Bluff’s Lady Bulldogs beat Strom Thurmond Tuesday to remain undefeated in the region.

Lady Rebels’ point guard scores 1,000th career point

By Special To Augusta Good News · 06 Feb 2024 · Comments Off on Lady Rebels’ point guard scores 1,000th career point

A Strom Thurmond High School senior scored her 1,000th career point this season.

GreenJackets name coaching staff for 2024 season

By Staff Report · 25 Jan 2024 · Comments Off on GreenJackets name coaching staff for 2024 season

The Augusta GreenJackets announced their coaching staff for the 2024 season.

In photos: Jaguars split games with Lander Jan. 24

By Mike Adams · 24 Jan 2024 · Comments Off on In photos: Jaguars split games with Lander Jan. 24

Augusta University’s men’s team defeated Lander Jan. 24 with the Lady Jags losing.

Pickleball tournament to raise funds for youth mental health services

By Staff Report · 24 Jan 2024 · Comments Off on Pickleball tournament to raise funds for youth mental health services

A Jan. 27 pickleball tournament will benefit mental health services for youth.

Westside knocks off undefeated Thomson on Jan. 23

By Christopher Rickerson · 23 Jan 2024 · Comments Off on Westside knocks off undefeated Thomson on Jan. 23

Westside handed Thomson its first loss of the season Jan. 23 on the Bulldogs’ home court.

Area teams scheduled for SRP Park High School Showcase

By Staff Report · 16 Jan 2024 · Comments Off on Area teams scheduled for SRP Park High School Showcase

The SRP Park High School Showcase will feature area baseball teams beginning Feb. 12.

In pictures: Gold Star Family Day at Augusta University Jan. 13

By Mike Adams · 13 Jan 2024 · Comments Off on In pictures: Gold Star Family Day at Augusta University Jan. 13

The University of South Carolina Aiken Pacers traveled to the Christenberry Fieldhouse Saturday to take on the Augusta University Jaguars.

Westside hands Butler first region loss on Jan. 12

By Christopher Rickerson · 13 Jan 2024 · Comments Off on Westside hands Butler first region loss on Jan. 12

After losing to Butler earlier in the season, Westside evened the score Friday.

In pictures: Augusta University fans Stuff the Stadium

By Mike Adams · 10 Jan 2024 · Comments Off on In pictures: Augusta University fans Stuff the Stadium

The Augusta University Jaguars posted their first conference win of he season against Clayton State University Jan. 10.

Tennis and learning in full swing at MACH Academy

By Rakiyah Lenon · 07 Jan 2024 · Comments Off on Tennis and learning in full swing at MACH Academy

MACH Academy focuses on tennis but also offers academic enrichment such as coding.

Lakeside defeats Glynn Academy on Jan. 6 to move to 2-0 in the region

By Christopher Rickerson · 06 Jan 2024 · Comments Off on Lakeside defeats Glynn Academy on Jan. 6 to move to 2-0 in the region

Lakeside won its second straight region game Jan. 6 over Glynn Academy.

Book on Augusta’s legendary Black caddies set for April 2 release; author events planned

By Charmain Z. Brackett · 29 Dec 2023 · Comments Off on Book on Augusta’s legendary Black caddies set for April 2 release; author events planned

Former Augusta Chronicle sports editor Ward Clayton has updated his 2004 book focusing on the Black caddies of the Augusta National. He will be in Augusta at several April events.